The Katsina State command of the Nigeria Police Force has confirmed the arrest of a man making bulletproof charms for terrorists in the state.
The security agency said it arrested the 53-year-old man on November 26, 2022, following a tip-off.
The resident of Maiduguri road in Sabuwa Local Government Area of the state is helping the police with more information on terrorists and criminals terrorizing the state.
In a statement on Wednesday, the state police command spokesperson, SP Gambo Isah, said the suspect has confessed to helping terrorists with the bulletproof charm which he also transports to other terrorists and criminals in Zamfara and Kaduna State for N60,000 per piece.
He added that the suspect was arrested with four bulletproof charms enveloped in jackets.
The suspect, according to Isah, also confessed that he offered prayers regularly for bandits for successful operations against being arrested or harmed by security agents.